Senior Software Engineer – Market Data Team
Job title
Senior Software Engineer – Market Data Team
Business Stream:
Remitly


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Are you looking to grow, own meaningful projects, and work in a compelling problem space?

At Remitly, we help immigrant communities around the world send over $6 billion a year to their loved ones. Sending money is faster, easier, and costs less with our all-digital money transfer platform. Our vision is to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial service products on the planet.
At Remitly, your work has a direct and positive impact on people around the globe.
Your work matters, every day.

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Market Data team which collects and makes available core competitive and market data so that we can make good decisions for our customers. Current systems include things like distributed worker fleet and data orchestration nodes, real-time financial market data integrations, and future systems will include things like data management UIs and whatever you think up to solve our problems!

What will your experience on the team be like?

 You will own missions critical chunks of our infrastructure while building up better data collection systems with a high degree of autonomy.
 We run on modern technology stacks, relying on AWS offerings, automated testing, monitoring, and mature deployment infrastructure
 We insist on releasing high-quality software as a starting point and believe that work-life balance is a requirement in making this happen

What kinds of things will you work on over the next 18 months?

 Build out coverage for market data collections efforts.
 Design and execute on data pipelines and apis to make this data available to internal customers.
 Work with ML and analytics teams to leverage data and identify opportunities for improvement.
 Design and build systems to provide redundancy and alternate forms of data collection.

How do you know if you’re a fit for Remitly and this role?

 You have a minimum of 5 years of shipping software. We’re looking to hear your stories of successes, failures, and learnings from these experiences.
 You’ve done the course work, and you’ve applied this knowledge in a commercial
software development setting. Think: Software development, system design, and software design patterns as beginning points.
 We believe that fundamentals are more important than specific tools. We prefer Java as our language of choice right now, but if you’re proficient with at least one general-purpose language (e.g. Go, Python, Java, etc…), we’ll support you in ramping up.
 Market Data interacts with a wide range of technical stakeholders. We work together and communicate closely so we can build the best product together. You should have experience collaborating closely with others, and a strong desire to continue doing so.
 Our team has many opportunities are ahead of us. You’ll do well here if you are creative and love to take ownership of your product, beyond bespoke software development.

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